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2020 Aug 13

CHC Mariel Webinar Series - The Boatlift Unfolds: Perspectives from both sides of the Florida Straits

11:00am


This event is virtual and a portion will be presented in Spanish. To register, please click here.

Join us for the second in our webinar series addressing the antecedents, unfolding, and aftermath of the 1980 Mariel Boatlift. In this program, panelists will offer unique perspectives on the unfolding...

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2020 Jul 30

-NESS Talks: Landscape as Urbanism in the Americas

4:00pm to 6:00pm

This event is virtual. E-mail hello@nessmagazine.com for the zoom link.

Keynote: Charles Waldheim, Director, Office for Urbanization, Harvard Graduate School of Design

Moderators: Mercedes Peralta, Office for Urbanization, Harvard University; Jeanette Sordi, Universidad Adolfo Ibañez and New York Institute of Technology; Florencia Rodriguez, Editorial Director and Co-founder, Lots of Architecture-publishers

Join us for the online launch of NESS....

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2020 Jul 09

En qué estamos y pa’dónde vamos: las consecuencias económicas de la pandemia y el estallido social

12:00pm

This event is virtual and will be in Spanish. To register, please click here.

Speakers: Ricardo Hausmann, Profesor de la Práctica de Economía Política Internacional y Director del Growth Lab, Centro de Desarrollo Internacional, Harvard Kennedy School; Andrea Repetto, Académica, Escuela de Gobierno y Senior Fellow, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez; Andrés Velasco, Decano, Escuela de Políticas...

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2020 Jun 25

Qual o futuro das favelas?

11:00am to 12:30pm

11am EDT/12pm BRT

This event is virtual and will be in Portuguese. To register, please click here.

Speakers: Eliana Silva, Diretora, Redes de Desenvolvimento da Maré; Gilson Rodrigues, Presidente, União dos Moradores e do Comércio de Paraisópolis; Preto Zezé, Presidente Global da CUFA- Central Única das Favelas; Raull Santiago – Fundador, Coletivo Papo Reto

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2020 Jun 11

Covid-19: Reopening -- Public Health and the Economy

12:30pm to 2:00pm

This event is virtual. Please view the livestream here when the event begins. 

Speakers: Chi-Man (Winnie) Yip, Professor of the Practice of International Health Policy and Economics, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Joseph Allen, Assistant Professor of Exposure Assessment Science, Department of Environmental Health,...

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2020 Jun 09

Covid-19: Implications for the Global Economy

12:30pm to 2:00pm

This event is virtual. Please view the livestream here when the event begins. 

Speakers: Natalia Volchkova, Assistant Professor and Policy Director,Center for Economic and Financial Research, New Economic School, Moscow; Monica DeBolle, Adjunct Lecturer, Latin American Studies Program, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies; Prithwiraj Choudhary, Lumry Family Associate...

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2020 May 22

Lynchings in Brazil: Race, Social Control and Justice (1850-1930)

12:00pm to 1:15pm

This event is virtual. To register, please click here

Speaker: Ricardo Pirola, Professor, UNICAMP, Brazil; Visiting Fellow, ALARI

Ricardo Pirola is professor of Brazilian History at UNICAMP – Brazil. He is author of Escravos e rebeldes no tribunais do Império (2015 – Winner of National Archive Prize - Brazil) and Senzala Insurgente (...

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2020 May 22

Estallido social, COVID19 y democracia

4:00pm to 5:30pm

The recording of this event can be found here

Speakers: Steven Levitsky, David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies and Professor of Government, Harvard University; David Altman, Professor of Political Science, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile; Rossana Castiglioni, Professor of Political Science, Universidad Diego Portales in Santiago, Chile

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2020 May 18

The Amazon and COVID-19: The Present and Future of the Crisis in the Forest

11:00am to 12:15pm

This event is virtual. To register, please click here

Speakers: Natalie Unterstell. Especialista em política socioambiental. Diretora, Talanoa Think Tank; Louis Bacon Environmental Leadership Fellow no Centro para Liderança Pública, Universidade Harvard (2016); Fabiano Maisonnave. Jornalista. Correspondente para Amazônia, Folha de São Paulo; Fellow, Fundação Nieman para Jornalismo,...

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2020 May 21

Everything we touch, touches us back: Culture, Biology, and Health

11:00am to 12:00pm

The recording of this event can be found here.

Speaker: Brian D. Farrell, Monique and Philip Lehner Professor for the Study of Latin America; Professor of Biology; Curator of Entomology, Museum of Comparative Zoology; Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Faculty Dean, Leverett House of Harvard College

Introduction by Marcia Castro, Andelot Professor of...

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2020 May 13

História e Pandemias no Brasil

3:00pm to 4:15pm

This event is virtual and will be in Portuguese. To register, please click here

Um diálogo online com: Sidney Chalhoub, Historiador. David e Peggy Rockefeller Professor de História e de Estudos Africanos e Afro-Americanos; Diretor do Programa de Pós-graduação em História, Harvard University; João José Reis. Historiador. Professor Titular de História,...

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